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Why I feel pain in my chest and sometime soreness of breath ?

why i feel pain in my chest and sometime shorness of breath? hi im 23 year old female i have no bp or sugar or cholestrol but i have sudden sharp pain of the left side of my chest at times. IT is sudden and only last a few seconds. Sometimes it radiates to my left shoulder blade. When the sharp pain goes away it is a little painful in shoulder blade, underarm, and chest for a while. It usually happens sometimes when i was alone or sumtime when i do nothing It scares me because I do not want it to be my heart. 1 month ago
Wed, 14 Sep 2011
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Hi,Monica,
Thanks for query,
it seems that you are having anxiety.
This may be muscular pain.
Avoid stress,tension.
Go for ECG to rule out cardiac cause.
Ok and bye.
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